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There have been 14 new coronavirus deaths confirmed in Wales, Public Health Wales has said.

This brings the total number of deaths linked to Covid-19 to 62.

There were 210 new cases of the virus, bringing the total confirmed cases in Wales to 1,451.

PHW stressed the true number of cases was likely to be much higher.

There have been 14 new coronavirus deaths in Wales
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Breaking14 new coronavirus deaths in Wales

There have been 14 new coronavirus deaths confirmed in Wales, Public Health Wales has said.

It takes the total number of deaths to 62.

There were 210 new cases of the virus, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in Wales to 1,451, although PHW stressed the true number of cases was likely to be much higher.

Covid-19 incident director Dr Giri Shankar said: “We offer our condolences to families and friends affected, and we ask those reporting on the situation to respect patient confidentiality.

“Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is now circulating in every part of Wales.

"The single most important action we can all take in fighting coronavirus is to stay at home in order to protect the NHS, and save lives.

“We know that staying at home can be hard, and we want to thank each and every person across Wales for doing their bit to help slow the spread of the virus.”

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Gloucestershire company making vital ventilators

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A Gloucestershire engineering company is helping to design and manufacture thousands of vital medical ventilators for hospitals.

Renishaw, in Wotton-under-Edge, is part of a group of businesses from across the aerospace, automotive and medical sectors to come together to work on the project.

Companies in the consortium have now received formal orders from the government for more than 10,000 ventilators and production will start this week.

Renishaw, which also has sites in Stone, Staffordshire and Miskin, Wales, is part of the The VentilatorChallengeUK Consortium, which also includes Airbus, Rolls Royce and several UK-based Formula One teams.

“I am proud that Renishaw is part of a consortium that will be supplying ventilators to the UK’s National Health Service as part of a global effort to increase the supply of this vital equipment," said its chief executive Will Lee.